Blog Posts in June, 2012

Common Motorcycle Accidents Can Happen Easier Than You Might Think

Common Motorcycle Accidents Can Happen Easier Than You Might Think It’s surprisingly easy how motorcycle accidents happen. Take a look at this Marietta motorcycle crash. The man was riding on ...
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What Are Your Chances of Being Involved in an Atlanta Traffic Accident?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, of approximately 6 million car crashes in the United States, 30 percent resulted in injuries and 1 percent in death. When you are ...
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Georgia Accident Lawyers Warn Drivers of Following Too Closely

Samuel Delk was driving his Harley Davidson motorcycle southbound on Interstate 75 when he hit the rear of another vehicle. Brenda Larkin was driving the other vehicle, a van with attached U-Haul ...
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Father Charged With DUI in DeKalb County Crash That Killed Daughter

On June 3, 2012, a father traveling with his four children on U.S. 78 near Stone Mountain Park crashed the family car and was arrested for driving drunk. According to police, Anthony Johnson, 35, was ...
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Preventing Heat-Related Injuries as Summer Temperatures are Rising

The summer days are getting longer and hotter. Summer sun in Georgia can be brutal and has been the cause for many injuries in past summers. With temperatures reaching 100° F and humidity becoming ...
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Canton Injury Lawyer Recommends Vehicle Maintenance for Summer Travels

Summer time is a great time to travel. Whether you are traveling a short distance across Georgia or planning to travel across the country, car maintenance should be a top priority before you begin ...
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Intoxicated Cumming Man Caused Lake Lanier Boating Crash

Georgia boat operators have a higher blood-alcohol limit than boaters in other states. Most states enforce.08, the same limit as drivers of cars, as the legal alcohol maximum, but Georgia allows the ...
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Boxer Paul Williams Paralyzed After an Atlanta Motorcycle Crash

Sunday, May 27, 2012, was an unfortunate day for left-handed boxer Paul Williams, as he was seriously injured in an Atlanta motorcycle accident. According to George Peterson, Williams’s trainer, ...
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National Ride to Work Day has Atlanta Motorcyclists Riding

National Ride to Work Day has Atlanta Motorcyclists Riding Today's holiday of sorts- National Ride to Work Day- has been created by Ride to Work, a non-profit organization that advocates the use ...
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A Fatal Atlanta Crash Claims the Life of an 84-Year-Old Woman

A fatal Atlanta car crash occurred Thursday, May 24, 2012, that claimed the life of an elderly Atlanta woman. A state trooper said the wreck occurred around 10:15 p.m. on U.S. Highway 59 South. ...
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5 Steps to Take After a Canton Truck Crash

5 steps to take immediately following a Canton truck accident- Call police and emergency services. It is always best to notify the authorities of the truck crash. Specify your location, a brief ...
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67-Year-Old Man Dies in Alpharetta Crash Due to Distracted Driver

67-Year-Old Man Dies in Alpharetta Crash Due to Distracted Driver A Cumming man was killed in an Alpharetta car crash on April 11, 2012. An investigation into the crash was opened, and led to arrest ...
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Avoid Falling at Work with These Trip and Fall Prevention Tips

You may go about doing your job every day in the same way. In fact, your job may have become so routine to you that you are going through the motions as if you were a robot. This may include taking ...
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High School Prom Students Experience Pier & Deck Collapse Accidents

High School Prom Students Experience Pier & Deck Collapse Accidents Prom is supposed to be an eventful night full of memories teenagers will hold on to; however, for teens at one Wisconsin high ...
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Motorcyle Accident Attorneys Explain How Safety Gear Helps Prevent Accident Injuries

In some cases, you can prevent motorcycle injuries by wearing the proper safety gear. The proper, protective clothes and accessories can hinder serious injuries and maybe even fatalities. Motorcycle ...
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A Cumming Injury Lawyer Discusses Deck Collapse Prevention

Is your deck safe? Many people automatically assume their deck is safe and put one foot in front of the other stepping out onto it; however, sometimes decks aren’t properly attached to the ...
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Chattahoochee River Boating Crash Kills Two Men, Injures One During a Fishing Trip

A recent boating accident in Stewart County sadly left two men dead. According to Corporal Mitch Oliver from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, the boating accident happened Wednesday ...
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NHTSA's Statistics Show the Highs and Lows of Trucking Accidents

As a Georgia motorist, you should know the rules of the road. But, truck drivers can and will break traffic rules. Accidents happen. So, you also should be aware of some nationwide statistics ...
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What Is the Best Treatment Option for a Fractured Vertebrae From an Accident?

A popular surgery to treating a fractured vertebrae, a vertebroplasty is a procedure in which doctors inject cement into the spine to patch the fractured area. This procedure was often popular because ...
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Being Cautious This Summer Might Prevent Georgia Accidents

Do you think you are being as safe as possible this summer? The National Safety Council sponsors National Safety Month each June. The annual observance to educate and influence behaviors around the ...
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A Canton Motorcycle Crash Lawyer: Why Bike Crash Cases Are Complex

A Canton Motorcycle Crash Lawyer: Why Bike Crash Cases Are Complex Most motorcyclists enjoy being out in the open air, and like to save money at the pump. However, many drivers of passenger vehicles ...
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